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computer vulnerability alert CVE-2017-8022

EMC NetWorker: buffer overflow via nsrd

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via nsrd of EMC NetWorker, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Vulnerable products: NetWorker.
Severity of this weakness: 3/4.
Consequences of an attack: privileged access/rights, user access/rights, denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Hacker's origin: intranet client.
Creation date: 17/10/2017.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2017-8022, ESA-2017-122, VIGILANCE-VUL-24156.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via nsrd of EMC NetWorker, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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